Events and Campaigns



The council organises and supports a range of events and campaigns in the borough. Use the links below to find out more about what's happening this year.


Bespak Grand East Anglia Run


Bespak Grand East Anglia Run is a 10k road race which starts and finishes in King’s Lynn’s historic Tuesday Market  Place. This year's race takes place on Sunday 4 May 2014.


For more information and to enter please visit:


Festival Too


Festival Too is a free open air music festival which will take place in King's Lynn over three weeks (28 June, 4 & 5 July and 11 &12 July). Sponsored by local businesses, the event includes a spectacular firework display (28 June) , street entertainment, pop and rock concerts.


For more information please see:


King's Lynn Festival


The internationally renowned King’s Lynn Festival is set to take place from 13 - 26 July 2014. The festival includes a mix of classical recitals, folk and jazz music, talks, exhibitions and films.


For more information please visit:


For details of more events in west Norfolk please see:

Press Office


Press Release Archive


The press office issues regular releases about council events, services and policy. All releases issued to the media are published on our website homepage under the news section. An archive of releases issued in 2013 and 2012 is also available. All media enquiries and filming request are dealt with by the press office.


Journalists who require information about council policy, events or issues affecting the borough can contact the press office.


Please call 01553 616711 or 01553 616506 or e-mail:


 Press Release Archive


An archive of all news releases issued in 2012 and 2013.


 Filming requests


The Communications department also acts as the main point of contact for people wishing to film on council property. This section includes our Filming Guidelines, details of popular locations and information about how to apply to film on council property.

Social Media


Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and YouTube and keep up to date with all the latest news.



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Last updated: 14 January 2014
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